I have a quick question about "recording a conversation between two individuals with others present in Michigan". Situation is this, I'm the son and advocate medically mom as a relative when she is in the hospital. When I'm in a hospital room asking questions of a doctor or nurse, can I record those answers reference or is it a violation of HIPPA or Michigan "hidden camera in private places law"
I have been told by some that Michigan is a one party state private conversations, as long as I'm a party I should be okay by that logic, but THE MICHIGAN PENAL CODE (EXCERPT)Act 328 of 1931750.539d Installation, placement, or use of device , recording, transmitting, photographing or eavesdropping in private place.
makes me wonder.
I'm one of the parties making the health care decisions and this is a conversation about my mother's care, so I don't know if I can record it with audio or video.
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